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CRIMINAL JUSTICE: Criminal Justice Latin Terms

DATABASES FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Criminal Justice Latin Terms

Agent Provocateur

Aggregate

Agnomen

Alias Dictus

amicus curiae

Animus

audita querela

Cannabis

Caveat

Caveat Emptor

Certiorari

Circa

Comes Stabuli

Comity

coram nobis

coram vobis

corpus delecti

corpus juris

Corpus Juris Cononici

Corpus Juris Civillis

Corpus Juris Secudum

crimen

de facto

Dei gratia

de novo

delirum tremmens

dicta

dictim dicta

dictum

dies non

duces tecum

erratum

et al

et seg

ex cathedra

ex officio

ex parte

ex rel

extra judicium

fiat

guardian ad litem

habeas corpus

habeas corpus ad subjiciendum

habeas corpus ad testificandum

ignorantia legis non excual

in articulo mortis

in camera

in delicto

in extremis

in flagrante delicito

in forma pauperis

infra

in initio

in loco

in loco parentis

in nomine

in pari delicto

in personam

in primis

in re

in rem

inter alia

in toto

ipse dixit

ipso facto

ipso jure

jus gentium

lex

lex talionis

Magna Carta

Mala fides

mala in se

mala probibita

mandamus

mens rea

modus operandi

natus

ne exeat

nolle prosequi

nolo contender

non comos mentis

non prosequitor

non vuit

null

nulla poena sine crimine

obit

obiter

obiter dictum

odium

order nisi

penden

per annum

per capita

per curiam

per diem

poena

posse

posse comitatus

post facto

post hoc, ergo propter hoc

post obit

precipe

prima facie

pro forma

pro se

re

res adjucicata

res gestae

scienter

sine

stare decisis

status quo

stet

 

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